My Summer Holiday Essentials

Have you booked your Summer holiday yet? Obviously being me I am desperately scrabbling around to find a last minute deal in August. This is my first year of having to think about school holidays and honestly it has come as a bit of a shock! I don’t know if I am ever going to find a holiday in the sun for the four of us for under £3000 but if I do these are the things I want to be taking. Continue reading

Get set for Summer with Clarins and House of Fraser.

All products were gifted to me for review by House of Fraser, all reviews and opinions are my own.

Recently I was asked by House of Fraser to try out some of their Clarins products, obviously I was over the moon about this and said yes immediately. I’m not a beauty blogger but I absolutely love trying out new products and i’m always looking for products that can make me look good without having to spend hours to achieve a result. If like me you are a mum then you will know that we get about 15 minutes to beautify a day if we are lucky and that is usually with a small child attached to one leg! Continue reading

Earn your Stripes!

Everybody loves a stripe right? But forget your tame old Breton t-shirt, this Spring Summer you need to wear your stripes bright, bold and in as many different directions as possible! This trend is all over the high street and I love it! Vertical stripes are really flattering and it’s a really fun way of experimenting with colours you might not be brave enough to wear normally. Check out my favourites from the high street below and if you cross your eyes an image will jump out at you! (Not really! – that is an 80’s child, Magic Eye joke and i’m sorry if it makes no sense to you.) Continue reading